The Disease Hunters

What could cause the next pandemic? Meet the 'Disease Hunters', crack teams of international scientists on the frontlines who are racing to identify, study and kill infectious diseases, vectors and microbes. Three episodes uncover the unseen operations of viruses, bacteria and mosquito-borne diseases and their treatments through vaccines, antibiotics and antibodies.


Air Date: March 18, 2021 - 47:23
COVID-19 has brought attention back to deadly viruses. Meet hard-working scientists racing to identify emerging pathogens, battle existing viruses and co-operate to find urgently-needed treatments and vaccines.